6. Collect data

LimeSurvey provides several ways to browse or export response data. You can export data as an Excel spreadsheet or as an SPSS data file, for example. 


1. In your survey click on the 'Browse responses for this survey' icon.

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2. The following screen gives you several options. The most commonly used are:

  • Display responses
  • Export responses to application

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2.1. Click on the 'Display responses' icon to view responses in LimeSurvey.

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2.2. Click on the 'Export results to application'. Exporting using the following settings give the best view of all responses:

  1. Microsoft Excel
  2. Full question text
  3. Full answers

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3. Click the 'Export data' button at the bottom of the page to save the exported data file to your computer.

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Further information

For more help, please refer to the Official LimeSurvey documentation.